Zaha Hadid


Zaha Hadid was an architect who built striking, dramatic buildings. Her buildings look like they are defying gravity, and seem to be flowing.

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Phaeno Science Center in Wolfsburg, Germany
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Bergisel Ski Jump, Innsbruck, Austria

She is a very famous figure in the world of architecture, especially in that of deconstructivism, a modern style of architecture.

Here are some videos that introduce Hadid and her work:

Hadid’s work relates to engineering because she and her team had to engineer the buildings in order for them to stand properly and support the people and things inside of them. They probably used the engineering process when designing, prototyping, and building them.